DOI: 10.18129/B9.bioc.flowClust    

This package is for version 3.8 of Bioconductor; for the stable, up-to-date release version, see flowClust.

Clustering for Flow Cytometry

Bioconductor version: 3.8

Robust model-based clustering using a t-mixture model with Box-Cox transformation. Note: users should have GSL installed. Windows users: 'consult the README file available in the inst directory of the source distribution for necessary configuration instructions'.

Author: Raphael Gottardo <raph at stat.ubc.ca>, Kenneth Lo <c.lo at stat.ubc.ca>, Greg Finak <gfinak at fhcrc.org>

Maintainer: Greg Finak <gfinak at fhcrc.org>, Mike Jiang <wjiang2 at fhcrc.org>

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biocViews Clustering, FlowCytometry, ImmunoOncology, Software, Visualization
Version 3.20.1
In Bioconductor since BioC 2.2 (R-2.7) (11 years)
License Artistic-2.0
Depends R (>= 2.5.0)
Imports BiocGenerics, methods, Biobase, graph, ellipse, flowViz, flowCore, clue, corpcor, mnormt
Suggests testthat, flowWorkspace, flowWorkspaceData
SystemRequirements GNU make
Depends On Me flowMerge, flowTrans
Imports Me CONFESS, flowTrans, flowType, openCyto
Suggests Me BiocGenerics
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